Chapter 44. Evaluation of the Disintegration and Diffusion of Pharmaceutical Solid Matrices by Image Processing and Nonlinear Dynamics

  1. Dr. David S. Reid President4,
  2. Dr. Tanaboon Sajjaanantakul5,
  3. Dr. Peter J. Lillford6 and
  4. Dr. Sanguansri Charoenrein7
  1. D. I. Téllez-Medina1,
  2. A. Ortíz-Moreno1,
  3. J. J. Chanona-Pérez2,
  4. L. Alamilla-Beltrán3 and
  5. G. F. Gutiérrez-López2

Published Online: 14 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958193.ch44

Water Properties in Food, Health, Pharmaceutical and Biological Systems: ISOPOW 10

Water Properties in Food, Health, Pharmaceutical and Biological Systems: ISOPOW 10

How to Cite

Téllez-Medina, D. I., Ortíz-Moreno, A., Chanona-Pérez, J. J., Alamilla-Beltrán, L. and Gutiérrez-López, G. F. (2010) Evaluation of the Disintegration and Diffusion of Pharmaceutical Solid Matrices by Image Processing and Nonlinear Dynamics, in Water Properties in Food, Health, Pharmaceutical and Biological Systems: ISOPOW 10 (eds D. S. Reid, T. Sajjaanantakul, P. J. Lillford and S. Charoenrein), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958193.ch44

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Food Science and Technology, University of California, Davis, California, USA

  2. 5

    Kasetsart University, Thailand

  3. 6

    Centre for Formulation Engineering, Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

  4. 7

    Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Agro-Industry, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand

Author Information

  1. 1

    Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México City, México

  2. 2

    Departamento de Graduados e Investigación en Alimentos, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas, Instituto Politénico Nacional, México City, México

  3. 3

    Departamento de Ingeniería, Bioquímica y Graduados en Alimentos, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas, Instituto Politénico Nacional, México City, México

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 11 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813812731

Online ISBN: 9780470958193

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Keywords:

  • image processing and nonlinear dynamics - disintegration and diffusion evaluation;
  • disintegration and diffusion of aspirin - special diffusion cells used;
  • nonlinear dynamics - description of kinetic behavior;
  • fractal geometry - evaluating complexity of biological systems;
  • differences in df kinetics - primary attribution to chemical composition;
  • computerized video capture system - digital images captured

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Methods

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References